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Cultural Diversity in Ageing 2012 Conference- Submission of Abstracts Deadline Extended

The deadline for abstract submissions for the Cultural Diversity in Ageing 2012 Conference: Stories to Inspire has been extended to Friday 24 February.

The conference will explore themes associated with the design and delivery of culturally inclusive services, and showcase best practice and innovative service models in aged care in Australia. Those with an interest in presenting now have an extra week to prepare and submit an abstract.

Abstracts may cover a range of topics including, but not limited to, social inclusion, elder rights, person-centred care, residential care, community care, workforce diversity, clinical care, palliative care, research, dementia care and carer support.

The conference will be held on 7-8 June 2012 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Registrations are now open and industry representatives, producers, practitioners, educators, researchers and consumer advocates are encouraged to attend.

To submit an abstract, register for the conference or for more information, go to or call 03 8823 7979.